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Gustav Mahler Concert in remembrance of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau on May 18

The great singer Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau died on May 18, 2012. For the first anniversary of his death, J. F. Oberlin University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts is planning a concert of Gustav Mahler’s songs. Coincidentally, Gustav Mahler died on the same date as Fischer-Dieskau, in 1911.

All of the performers are J. F. Oberlin professors or instructors. Admission is free, and everybody is welcome.

Date and timeSaturday, May 18; doors open at 14:00, and the concert starts at 14:30
VenueKeikando Chapel on Machida Campus
Program“Kindertotenlieder,” “Wir geniessen die himmlischen Freude,” “Rheinlegendchen,” “Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen,” and more
PerformersReiko Kobayashi (soprano), Sumihito Uesugi (countertenor), Takeshi Hatsukano (baritone), Tokiko Kobayakawa (piano), Masako Yokoyama (organ)

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